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February 2017

American Tumbleweeds, by Marta Elva We’re proud and happy to announce that Marta Elva’s American Tumbleweeds has been shortlisted for the 2016 Sarton Women’s Book Award. The awards are sponsored by the Story Circle Network, an international nonprofit community of … Continue reading

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DECEMBER 2016

THE BONES YOU HAVE CAST DOWN, by Jean Huets Barbara Newman, Professor of English, Religious Studies, and Classics at Northwestern University sent Jean the following note. Barbara’s book From Virile Woman to WomanChrist was a primary source and inspiration for Bones. “Just a quick note … Continue reading

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JUNE 2016

AMERICAN TUMBLEWEEDS, by Marta Elva Some beautiful reviews have come in for Marta’s book on Goodreads, Amazon — and on Latin-e, an English-language Latino media outlet. See Latin-e review  “Elva’s novel…is a story of bravery, family, and humanity, one that everyone should … Continue reading

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JANUARY 2016

American Tumbleweeds Advance review copies of American Tumbleweeds, by Marta Elva, are already drawing testimony on this compelling and timely story: Remember Maria from Sesame Street? Actress Sonia Manzano, who describes the role in her acclaimed memoir Becoming Maria: Love and Chaos … Continue reading

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SEPTEMBER 2015

WITH WALT WHITMAN: HIMSELF, a multi-touch book by Jean Huets, is now available at iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/with-walt-whitman-himself/id1012512825 With over 300 period images, WITH WALT WHITMAN: HIMSELF will appeal not only to Walt’s followers, but to people intrigued by the United States as it was … Continue reading

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JULY 2015

WITH WALT WHITMAN: HIMSELF, a multi-touch book by Jean Huets, is available to pre-order at the iTunes store. You can also download a free (beta) sample. Kathryn Jones is now copyediting and testing the complete book. A double background as editor and … Continue reading

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JUNE 2015

Circling Rivers is very pleased to announce our first acquisition: AMERICAN TUMBLEWEEDS, by Marta Elva. Marta’s novel tells the bittersweet story of a Mexican-American family’s struggle to stay together as tradition collides with the social upheaval of 1960s America, set … Continue reading

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